John “Jack” S. Nielsen Sr.

Born: November 3, 1932
Died: January 1, 2017
Private Memorial Service: Friday, January 6, 2017
Michaels Funeral Home, 800 S. Roselle Road, Schaumburg
Celebration of Life Service: Begins at 11:00 am
Interment: St. Michael the Archangel Cemetery, Palatine, IL

John “Jack” S. Nielsen Sr., 84, a resident of Schaumburg for many years and formerly of Chicago, was born on November 3, 1932 in Chicago to the late Arthur and the late Clara (nee Rasmussen), and passed away peacefully on January 1, 2017 in Elk Grove Village with his loving family by his side.

John was the adoring husband of 54 years to the late Lillian “Chris” (nee Potempa); loving father of John (Susan), Tom (Dawn), Ron (Annemarie), Lory (Mark) Rees and the late Timothy “Timmy”; beloved grandfather of Missy, Tom Jr., Shannon and Nick, Michael and Lita; proud great-grandfather of 5; dear brother of Doug; friend to many, he will be missed by all those whose lives he touched.

Memorials may be made to the fund at the Go Fund Me Page.

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